Definition of superspecies in English:


Line breaks: super|spe¦cies
Pronunciation: /suːpəˈspiːʃiːz, sjuː-/

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noun (plural same)

  • A group of largely allopatric species which are descended from a common evolutionary ancestor and are closely related but too distinct to be regarded as subspecies of one species.

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